Where to go ice-skating in Saint Petersburg

List of the best open space skating rinks of Saint Petersburg


Skating rink on Pionerskaya Ploshcha

An open space skating rink and the Grand Christmas fair of Petersburg start working simultaneously on Pionerskaya Ploshchad. A cup of tea or ginger drink with some New Year delicious things from many far off countries will help you to get warm after skating. Visiting skating area for children under 18 years old is free.

Opening hours: daily 12:00-22:00

Address: Saint Petersburg, Pionerskaya Ploshchad (metro Zvenigorodskaya)


Skating rink on the New Holland Island

An open space skating rink starts working on the New Holland Island 19th November. The skating rink will take more than 2000 m2 and will be located straight in front of the stage where winter concerts and performances are to take place. The rink will function by session system. You can buy tickets online or in the ticket offices.

Opening hours: 11:00–21:00 Mon – Thu;

11:00–22:30 Mon – Sun and holidays

Address: Saint Petersburg, Naberezhnaya Admiralteyskogo kanala, 2 


Open space skating rink on the Bolshaya Ploshchad in the Sergei Kirov Central Park

The open space skating rink on the Bolshaya Ploshchad is a popular holiday destination of Saint Petersburg citizens and guests. The entrance to the rink is free. You can bring the skates or hire them here.   

Opening hours: Mon–Fri 11:00–22:00; Sat, Sun 10:00–22:00

Address: Saint Petersburg, Yelagin Island, 4 

Skating rink of Moskovsky Park Pobedy

The rink is situated in Park Pobedy right in the pond. You can bring the skates or hire them here. Enter to the rink has no time limit: you can skate here till opening to the night.

Opening hours:

Mon–Fri 13:00–23:00; Sat, Sun 10:00–23:00

Address: Saint Petersburg, Kuznetsovskaya ulitsa, 25



Skating rink on the Treugolnaya Ploshchad

The Tsarskoye Selo State Museum Preserve gives to its visitors an opportunity to skate. The skating rink is situated in the centre of the Tsarskoye Selo palace-and-park ensemble: near the Catherine Palace, between the Catherine and Alexander Parks.

Opening hours: Daily, 12:00 – 22:00

Address: Treugolnaya ploshchad, Pushkin


Skating rink and Tsar Gora in the Active Recreation and Sport Park Zima Leto
Active Recreation and Sport Park Zima Leto offers 2 skating rinks, huge ice slide which is about 6 meters high, skate and inflatable sledge rental to its guests. Mini Zoo is opened on the territory of the park where visitors can feed squirrels and rabbits.

Opening hours: Daily, 11:00 – 20:00

Address: Saint Petersburg, Vyborgskoye shosse, 130 



Skating rink and deer farm in Laplandia Park

St. Petersburg has its own Lapland! Winter Amusement Laplandia Park works on Krestovsky Island. Here you can skate, feed the reindeers and stroll through the hilarious fair.

Opening hours:
Mon-Thu, Sun: 11:00 – 22:00; Fri-Sat: 11.00 – 23:00

Address: Saint Petersburgulitsa Ryukhina, 9 (entrance from the central avenue of the Maritime Victory Park)


Forest skating rink in Ohta Park

The skating rink of 1500 m2 square is situated just in the forest surrounded by tall trees and bright illumination. In the evenings you can feel the natural winter fairy tale.

Opening hours: Fri-Sat: 11.00 – 22.00; 

Sun-Thu: 11.00 – 21.00

Address: Ohta Park, Village Syargi, Leningrad oblast


Free skating rink in Passenger Port Marine Façade

Skating rink is organized by the Committee for Tourism Development of St. Petersburg and the authorities of Passenger Port Marine Façade as a part of the New Year Fair. It will continue to work before the end of the winter season.

Opening hours: Daily, Mon-Sun: 12.00 – 20.00

Skate hire works only on Saturday and Sunday from 12.00 – 20.00

Address: Saint Petersburg, Bereg Nevskoy gubi V.O., 1